Your Career Navigator Are you looking to start or develop your career in health and social care?

Are you wondering which pathway to take to start or develop your career?

Scroll down for more information on what's available to help you find the right career in Health and Social Care for you!

Current Vacancies

Click below to see and apply for the current vacancies on offer in Surrey?

Watch the video to find out more about some of the care and support roles we have on offer within Surrey

Do you have the right values, skills and attitudes to work in a health and care role?

Visit the websites below to see if you have got what it takes

What qualifications will I need to work in Health and Social Care?

It will depend upon which role you choose to apply for and the qualifications needed will be specified in the job profile but you will need to have a good level of literacy and numeracy for all roles. If you haven't already got GCSE Grade 4/C or above in English and Maths or Level 2 Functional Skills, you will need to reach this level and may be eligible for a fully funded Functional Skills course

Functional Skills

Having good literacy, numeracy and I.T. skills are important for any role within the health and social care sector

You skills will be assessed during the recruitment and selection process

The areas you may be assessed on may include: English, Maths, I.T, your knowledge of the role and organisation you are applying to

Do you want to find out what level of English/Maths/IT you are currently working at?

Do you want to improve your English/Maths skills? We have face to face and online courses available so you can choose whichever suits you best

Development Opportunities

Are you looking to progress to a higher level or another role?

Career Development Workshops

Are you already working in the health and care sector and want to develop in your career?

We are working with the National Careers Service to offer a series of workshops which will enable you to:

  • Discover exciting career progression opportunities
  • Appreciate your existing skills and how to gain new skills and qualifications
  • Enable you to successfully 'evidence your competence'
  • Understand labour market demand

To book onto any of the upcoming workshop dates below please email: helen.beckenham@hee.nhs.uk

Upcoming Career Development Workshops

 Monday 9th September, Meeting Room A, Surrey and Borders NHS Partnership Trust 18 Mole Business Park Leatherhead KT22 7AD

 Monday 16th September, Lecture Room, Education Centre, Farnham Road Hospital Guildford GU2 7LX

If you need any help with your CV, application, interview skills or further careers advice please contact your Career Navigator: Helen Beckenham

Email: helen.beckenham@hee.nhs.uk Mobile: 07917 243895


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